News and notes on Purdue Athletics
Swanigan records double-double (23 p, 12 r) in first scrimmage
Toyra earned a scholarship at the start of this season.
Stephens scores 32 points to lead all scorers.
Hammons scores 22 points with nine rebounds in first scrimmage.
The Boilermakers host Vanderbilt.
Purdue men's basketball defeated Northwestern Ohio, 92-43, on Nov. 8, 2015.
2014-15 Purdue Men's Basketball Head Shots
Men's Basketball vs. Indiana -- 2/15/14
Stphen Toyra Photo Gallery (Practice / 9-28-13)
2013-14 Game-by-Game Statistics
2012-13 Game-by-Game Statistics
Big Ten All-Academic Team (2014)
Appeared in five games for a total of 16 minutes, but in just one of the last 24 games (Indiana).
Played in three of the first five games of the season (Samford, Grambling, Missouri).
Scored two points with one rebound in the season-opening win over Samford.
Added one rebound against Arkansas State.
Appeared in eight games for the a total of 30 minutes, averaging 1.5 points and 0.4 rebounds per game.
Tallied a career-high four points against both Md.-Eastern Shore and No. 10-ranked Michigan (Jan. 30).
Added one rebound against Central Connecticut State, Eastern Illinois and Michigan (Jan. 30).
Grabbed steals against Central Connecticut State and Md.-Eastern Shore.
Named to the Big Ten All-Academic Team.
Saw time in 11 games, averaging 0.2 points and 0.4 rebounds in 2.7 minutes per contest.
Scored two points and handed out an assist in the home win over Northwestern.
Played a season-high seven minutes in the win at Penn State, recording two rebounds and taking a charge.
Grabbed a rebound in the home win over West Virginia.
Picked up a rebound in the home win over Lamar.
A three-year basketball letterwinner at Faith Christian.
Averaged 23.0 points and 8.0 rebounds per game as a senior.
Averaged a double-double as a junior with marks of 22.0 points and 10.0 rebounds per game.
Averaged 20.0 points per game as a sophomore.
Coached by Clayton Callan.
Full name is Stephen Jay Toyra.
Majoring in management.
Born on Oct. 15, 1993.
Son of Jay and Karen Toyra.
Father is a Purdue alum.
Has three sisters, Martha, Hope and Susanna.